September 30, 2021

UK energy in crisis: it’s time to deal with the elephant in the room!

Energy companies going bust. “Insulate Britain” protestors closing down the M25. What’s going on? A lot – and not enough. The UK energy system is a […]
August 31, 2021

Tackling transport

BEC believes we can only address the climate emergency if we work closely with others. That’s why since 2016 we’ve led on the development of Zero West  […]
July 13, 2021

We’re hiring!

We’re delighted to be advertising a brand new, full-time post. We’re seeking an experienced Communications Manager who’s committed to making a positive environmental and social impact. […]
March 2, 2021

Our community investors are leading the net zero transformation

We’ve now used some of the funds from our current share offer to purchase the battery for our microgrid at the new Water Lilies housing development […]
February 11, 2021

We did it!

We’re delighted to announce that our £1.15m grant application to the European Regional Development Fund for our hydro scheme at Netham Weir has been approved!
October 16, 2020
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A busy year for the Bristol Community Hydro Scheme

Well it has certainly been a busy year for the Bristol Community Hydro Scheme… Here’s a recap of our recent progress: What is Bristol Community Hydro? […]
September 4, 2017

Our solar crowdfund reaches over £700,000

Thanks to you we’ve raised over £700,000 in our latest crowdfund to continue the community energy revolution. This money will help us further our renewable energy […]
July 31, 2017

Our Megawatt Community Energy Fund launches with £50,000

Bristol Energy Cooperative launches its new Megawatt Community Energy Fund Applications are open for local organisations from 1 August to 26 Sept 2017 Profit is recycled […]
July 25, 2017

More opportunities to invest in our solar bond offer

Our crowdfund is really taking off, and with the help of our community we’ve raised more than £450,000. Thanks so much to those of you who have registered for […]
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